didelphis virginiana definition

  • noun:
    • omnivorous opossum associated with east usa; noted for feigning demise when at risk; esteemed as meals in some areas; considered same types because the crab-eating opossum of South America
    • omnivorous opossum associated with the east usa; noted for feigning death when in peril; esteemed as food in certain areas; considered exact same types given that crab-eating opossum of south usa

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